High school Player of the Season for boys’ basketball
Patrick Welch of Pembroke Academy basketball team. JOHN TULLY / Monitor Staff
School: Pembroke Academy
Honors: The senior guard finished his career with more than 1,900 points, a 77-7 record and back-to-back Division II championships.
3 favorites: Basketball, food, sleep
How does winning the D-II title this year compare to winning it last year? It is just as exciting.
What was the most memorable regular-season game this year and why? Bishop Brady, we came back from down 13 in the fourth quarter to win in overtime.
Who was the unsung hero of the team and why? Cam Taylor, because he does all the little things needed to win a basketball game.
Who was the toughest defensive player you faced? Donovan Phanor from Portsmouth.
Who was the best offensive player you had to guard? Jourdain Bell from Bishop Brady.
What’s your favorite thing to do on a basketball court? Shoot.
How would you improve high school basketball in New Hampshire? Put in a shot clock.
What’s your favorite pre-game meal? Subway.
What’s your favorite post-game meal? Anything
What was the last sporting event you paid to go see? The Celtics vs. the Heat
If you could go to any non-basketball sporting event, what would it be? A football game
What’s your favorite subject in school? Math
What was the last movie you saw and how was it? “The Avengers,” it was pretty good.
If you could have dinner with any three people, alive or dead, who would they be and what would you talk about? Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James
If you could go on vacation anywhere where would you go? The Bahamas
If you were a superhero, what super power would you have? To be able to fly